The Atchison Recreation Commission is accepting sign-ups for an outdoor soccer league for boys and girls in pre-school (4 years old) through eighth grade.

Sign-ups for the league will be accepted from Feb. 5-16 at the Recreation Office at Memorial Hall, 819 Commercial St. Office hours are 9 a.m. to noon and 1-5 p.m. on Monday through Friday. Online sign-ups will also be accepted at

Cost is $20 for each participant. Family discounts and scholarships are available. Players will receive a soccer T-shirt but they will need to provide their own shorts and soccer socks, shin guards and soccer cleats.

Soccer practices will start the week of March 5. Games will be played on Saturdays starting on March 17 and finalizing by April 28, weather permitting. Both practices and games will be held at the Atchison Sports Complex which is located west of the Atchison Elementary School on N 17th Street and Country Club Road.

For more information regarding the outdoor soccer program contact Nic Rebant at the Atchison Recreation Commission, 913-367-3352.

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